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John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives

The Rare Books Collections include most works owned by the Library which were published before 1850 as well as later works which are exceptionally valuable, are numerically scarce, or have significant provenance. The collections are strongest in Catholic history and theology and in French literature.

Collection Highlights:
Counter-Reformation Collection
John Henry Newman Collection
G.K. Chesterton Collection
Marshall McLuhan Collection
Soulerin Collection
USMC Publications Collection
Sablé Collection for 19th French Studies
Cabinets de Lecture
List of 19th Century French Periodicals
Émile Zola Collection

Material for this collection provided by: John M. Kelly Library Special Collections

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University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
Canadian Libraries
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1,351
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Year
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1922
8
1920
18
1911
13
1907
11
1905
24
1903
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Topics & Subjects
332
Catholic Church
58
Theology
51
Christian literature, Early
48
Bible
43
Sermons, French
38
Jesuits
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Creator
30
bossuet, jacques bénigne, 1627-1704
26
migne, j.-p. (jacques-paul), 1800-1875
23
ceillier, rémi, 1688-1761
20
janvier, marie albert, 1860-1939
14
massillon, jean-baptiste, 1663-1742
10
la colombière, claude de, saint, 1641-1682
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Language
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French
39
English
25
Latin
8
Spanish
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Italian
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Micmac
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Originally published anonymously under title: Histoire des ordres monastiques, religieux, et militaires. Paris : N. Gosselin, 1714-1719
Topic: Monasticism and religious orders
Vol. 1 has imprint : Province de Québec, E. Senécal
Topic: French-Canadians
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Ssu-ma, Kuang, 1019-1086; Grosier, abbé (Jean Baptiste Gabriel Alexandre), 1743-1823; Deshauterayes, Michel Ange André Le Roux, 1724-1795; Mailla, Joseph-Anne-Marie de Moyriac de, 1669-1748; Chu, Hsi, 1130-1200
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Translation of "the revision by Chu Hsi of the T'ung Chien of Ss-ma Kuang." - Brit. Mus. cat
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by International Eucharistic Congress (25th : 1914 : Lourdes, France)
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John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
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31
Topic: Theosophy
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Topics: Mayas, Maya language, Maya language, French language, Chronology, Mexican
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Propertius, Sextus; Acominatus, Nicetas Choniates; Wolf, Hieronymus, 1516-1580; Fugger, Anton, 1493-1560; Chalkokondyles, Laonicus, ca.1430-ca.1490; Clauser, Konrad, d.1611; Gundelius, Philippus, 1493-1567
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p.1-275, Greek text and Latin translation of Gregoras in opposite columns
Source: soulerin
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Richemont, Marie-Charlotte-Victoire, comtesse de; Marmillod, Gaspard, 1824-1892; Fiat, A
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31
Topics: Louise de Marillac, Saint, 1591-1660, Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul
31
Topic: Carpentry
"Approuvé par S. G. Mgr Renou, Archevêque de Tours."
Topic: Catholic Church
31
Topic: Catholic Church
Reproduced from ms. copy
Topic: Arabic language
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Staël, Madame de (Anne-Louise-Germaine), 1766-1817
texts
eye 2,871
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31
Topic: German literature
Imprint varies
Topic: Carmelites
31
Source: soulerin
Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto
texts
eye 2,796
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Part of the Sol and Morton Eisen Collection
Topics: Catholic Church, Nahuatl language, Nahuatl language, Indians of Mexico
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Académie française
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Topic: French language
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by Pascal, Blaise, 1623-1662; Périer, Madame (Gilberte), 1620-1685. Vie de Blaise Pascal
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Vie de Blaise / par Madame Périer (Gilberte Pascal), p. 9-37
The Relations, chronologically arranged and separately paged bear for convenience of reference a date
Topic: Indians of North America
Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto
by Bonaventure, Saint, Cardinal, ca. 1217-1274
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Part of the Sol and Morton Eisen Collection
Topics: Catholic Church, Theology, Doctrinal
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Earnshaw, Gabrielle; St. Michael's College (Toronto, Ont.). John M. Kelly Library. Henri J. M. Nouwen Archives and Research Collection
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Prologue: message from Ronald Rolheiser, OMI -- Introduction: message from Gabrielle Earnshaw -- The life of Henri Nouwen: a brief pictorial chronology -- The Henri J. M. Nouwen Archives: an overview -- Preserving the legacy: the activities of the Archives -- Epilogue: message from Sue Mosteller, CSJ
Topics: Nouwen, Henri J. M, Mosteller, Sue, 1933-, St. Michael's College (Toronto, Ont.). John M. Kelly...
Source: nouwen test
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
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Includes bibliographical references
Topic: Bible
Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto
by Pseudo-Augustinus; Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
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Archdiocese of Toronto, Archives, Sol and Morton Eisen Collection
Topics: Catholic Church, Sermons, Latin
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
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John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Académie française
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31
Topic: French language
Imprint varies
Topic: Carmelites
Imprint varies
Topic: Carmelites
31
Topic: Religions
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Collin de Plancy, J.-A.-S. (Jacques-Albin-Simon), 1794-1881; Binet, Benjamin, 17th cent. Traité historique des dieux et des démons du paganisme; Baltus, Jean François, 1667-1743. Réponse `a l'histoire des oracles de Fontanelle
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eye 2,081
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In double columns
Topic: Occultism
31
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Kirby, William, 1817-1906; Lemay, Pamphile, 1837-1918
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Bound with Marquet, L. Choix de ses divers écrits. Paris, 1881
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Benoist de Matougues, L; Chesnel de la Charbouclais, Louis Pierre François Adolphe, marquis de, 1791-1862; Barbié du Bocage, Alexandre Frédéric, 1797-1834. Dictionnaire géographique de la Bible; Riondey, abbé
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Vol. 3 co-authored by A. de Chesnel, and includes tables by l'abbé Riondey
Topics: Bible, Ecclesiastical geography, Geography, Church history
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Imprint varies
Topic: Carmelites
31
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Léon, Xavier, 1868-1935
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Bibliography: t. 2, 2. ptie., p. [293]-319
Topic: Fichte, Johann Gottlieb, 1762-1814
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Pinard de la Boullaye, H. (Henry), 1874-
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Vol. 1. Son histoire dans le monde occidental.- Vol. 2. Ses méthodes
Topic: Religions
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Hanotaux, Gabriel, 1853-1944
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Publisher varies: v. 3-4: Société d'édition contemporaine
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Collin de Plancy, J.-A.-S. (Jacques-Albin-Simon), 1794-1881; Binet, Benjamin, 17th cent. Traité historique des dieux et des démons du paganisme; Baltus, Jean François, 1667-1743. Réponse `a l'histoire des oracles de Fontanelle
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eye 1,785
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In double columns
Topic: Occultism
Superseded by: Le Canada français
Topics: Catholic Church, Catholic Church
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Topics: Catholic Church, Catholic Church
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Broglie, Auguste Théodore Paul de, 1834-1895
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With: Le pessimisme contemporain / C. Mano
Topics: Faith, Philosophy and religion
31
Source: soulerin
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Beauvilliers, A. B. (Antoine B.), 1754-1817
texts
eye 1,738
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Includes index
Topics: Cookery, French, cbk
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eye 1,736
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Series title also at head of t.p
Topics: Philosophy, Renaissance, Stoics
Monthly
Imprint varies
Topic: Carmelites
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Descartes, René, 1596-1650; Descartes, René, 1596-1650. Meditationes de prima philosophia
texts
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Source: soulerin
Archdiocese of Toronto, Archives, Sol and Morton Eisen Collection
Topics: Indians, Lost tribes of Israel, Indians of North America, Indians of South America, Comets
Title-page of Vol. 2 in Italian
Topics: French language, Italian language
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Benoist de Matougues, L; Chesnel de la Charbouclais, Louis Pierre François Adolphe, marquis de, 1791-1862; Barbié du Bocage, Alexandre Frédéric, 1797-1834. Dictionnaire géographique de la Bible; Riondey, abbé
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Vol. 3 co-authored by A. de Chesnel, and includes tables by l'abbé Riondey
Topics: Bible, Ecclesiastical geography, Geography, Church history
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Topics: Catholic Church, Zouaves Pontificaux Canadiens, Papal States. Esercito. Zuavi pontifici
Imprint varies
Topic: Carmelites
31
Topic: French language
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topic: Pilgrims and pilgrimages
31
Topic: Science
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Natta, Vincenzo
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Ms
Topics: Logic, Metaphysics, Theology
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Topic: Baptism
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Horace; Desprez, Louis, 17th cent
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Index rerum notabilium in v. 2, 14 p
Source: soulerin
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Topic: Philosophy, Modern
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Congrès marial international (1st : 1902 : Fribourg)
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Topic: Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint
Imprint varies
Topic: Carmelites
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Allaire, Jean-Baptiste-Arthur, 1866-
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Superseded by: Le Canada français
Topics: Catholic Church, Catholic Church
28 31
Topic: Baptism
Text is in French and Latin in opposite columns; commentary is in French
Topic: Bible
E. De Soye Impr
Topic: Catholic Church
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Topic: Science
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Archdiocese of Toronto, Archives, Sol and Morton Eisen Collection
Topics: Huastec language, Huastec language
Text is in French and Latin in opposite columns; commentary is in French
Topic: Bible
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
by Ribet, Jerôme, 1837-1909
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28 31
Topic: Perfection